Author Archives: Barb Berman

Barb Berman

About Barb Berman

Barbara Berman is a Greater Philadelphia professional organizer with BB's Clutter Solutions in Southern New Jersey.
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Five Organizing Tips for Living in a Small Space

Is it possible to live in a small area? You bet it is! Milk crate used as a purse holder Most of us know people living in small houses or apartments, going to college and living in a dorm for … Continue reading

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TO BUY OR NOT TO BUY STORAGE CONTAINERS

Whenever I do a workshop, I am invariably asked if you have to be born with an organizing gene. Although my answer to this question is no, I do think that all of us have gifts in different areas of … Continue reading

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CAN YOU HEAR ME? ASKING FOR ORGANIZING HELP IS NOT SO EASY

Dear Husband, You know I love you very much. You know I want us and our family to be happy. I treasure you in my life, and I want us to always be able to work out our differences and … Continue reading

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Healthy Kitchen Makeover – Organize It

Making some simple changes can help you get the most out of your time in the kitchen. You will save time, energy, and space by keeping things where you use them. An organized kitchen will make it easier to cook at home in order to improve and maintain a healthy lifestyle. You will save money by not making duplicate and triplicate purchases or by not eating out all the time. You’ll get more help from family members with meal preparation and clean-up because they’ll also know where things are stored. Finally, your life will be simplified, and you will be able do the things you really want to do. Continue reading

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From Bedlam to Brilliance – Getting Rid of Items Your Parents Kept

Many well meaning peoople save things for generations to come…but their “legacy” can become clutter for those left to settle their estate. You can significantly save your loved ones heartache by getting rid of paperwork and any unused or unwanted items now. Continue reading

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There Are 24 Hours In A Day for All of Us

Managing our time and never having enough of it seems to be a common theme these days. No matter what your age or what stage of life you are in, time management skills will make your life easier to handle. Continue reading

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